CHRISTINA NYIRATI, PhD, FNP BC

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CHRISTINA NYIRATI, PhD, FNP–BC

Department of Nursing

College of Arts and Sciences

Heritage University

3240 Fort Road

Toppenish, WA 98948

(614) 614-256-3845 (Cell)

nyirati_c@heritage.edu

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ACADEMIC PREPARATION

Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing

Master of Science in Nursing

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

The Ohio State University Columbus, OH

Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN

The College of Mount Saint Joseph, Cincinnati, OH

June 1993

December 1978

May 1972

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RECENT SCHOLARLY AND CREATIVE ACTIVITIES

Recent Publications

Journal Articles

Nyirati, C., Habash, D.L., & Shaffer, L.E.T. (2013). Weight and body fat changes in postpartum depot-medroxyprogesterone acetate users. Contraception, 88(1), 169-176.

Nyirati, C. M., Denham, S. A., Raffle, H., & Ware, L. (2012). Where is Family in the Family Nurse Practitioner Program? Results of a US Family Nurse Practitioner Program Survey. Journal of Family Nursing, 18(3), 378-408.

Research in Brief and Published Abstracts

Sergeev, A. V., & Nyirati, C. M. (2012) Factors associated with inadequate prenatal care in women with pre-gestational hypertension. American Heart Association Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes. 5:A296.

Sergeev, A. V., & Nyirati, C. M. (2011). Maternal Hypertension and Low Birth Weight: Do Socio-Economic and Racial/Ethnic Disparities Matter?. Circulation 124(21).

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Presentations - Refereed/Peer Reviewed

Nyirati, C.M., Johnson, M. & Jurich, J. (2013). Is enough known to synthesize a theory for how

families nurture self-care?

The 11th International Family Nursing Conference, Minneapolis, June 22, 2013 – Podium Presentation

Nyirati, C.M. (2013). Application of an Evidence-Based Model of Smoking Cessation In Appalachian Pregnant Women: A Pilot of the “Save-A-Mom” Program in Meigs County, Ohio.4th Annual OSU CCTS Scientific Meeting & 5th Annual Appalachian Health Summit, May 6, 2013 – Poster Presentation

Baker, C.J. & Nyirati, C.M. (2013). The perspectives of health professions students native to Appalachian Ohio Meigs County on tobacco use in their community. 4th Annual OSU CCTS Scientific Meeting & 5th Annual Appalachian Health Summit, May 6, 2013 – Poster Presentation Sergeev, A.V. & Nyirati, C.M. (2012). Factors Associated with Inadequate Prenatal Care in Women

with Pre-Gestational Hypertension. American Heart Association Quality of Care and Outcomes Research in Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke 2012 Scientific Sessions, Atlanta, May 11, 2012. – Podium Presentation.

Sergeev, A.V. & Nyirati, C.M. (2012). Gestational Hypertension in Minorities: Can Racial and Ethnic Disparities Be Attributed to Socio-Economic Status? American Heart Association Epidemiology and Prevention Nutrition, Physical Activity and Metabolism 2012 Scientific Sessions, San Diego, California, March 13-16, 2012. – Poster Symposium.

Nkansah-Wiafe, M. & Nyirati, C. (2012). Low birth weight among African Americans in Franklin County, Ohio. Ohio University Student Research and Creative Activity Expo, May 3, 2012. – Poster Presentation.

Putnam-Mayle, Charlotte & Nyirati, C. (2012). What is the experience of childbearing age women living in a Southeastern Ohio County with risk for Type II diabetes? Ohio University Student Research and Creative Activity Expo, May 3, 2012. Poster Presentation.

Raach, Kathleen & Nyirati, C. (2012). What is the experience of childbearing age women living in Coshocton County, Ohio with risk for Type II diabetes? Ohio University Student Research and Creative Activity Expo, May 3, 2012. – Poster Presentation.

Sergeev, A.V. & Nyirati, C.M. (2011). Maternal Hypertension and Low Birth Weight: Do Socio-Economic and Racial/Ethnic Disparities Matter? American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Scientific Sessions, Orlando Florida November 13-15, 2011. – Poster Symposium. Nyirati, C. Denham, S. Raffle, H. & Ware, L. (2011). National Survey of Family Theory and Practice in

U.S. Family Nurse Practitioner Programs. The 10th International Family Nursing Conference, Kyoto Japan, June 25, 2011 – Podium Presentation

Nyirati, C. Denham, S. Raffle, H. & Ware, L. (2011). Where is the Family in the family nurse

practitioner program? 2011 Annual Midwest Nursing Research Society, Columbus, Ohio, March 25, 2011. – Poster Symposium

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Kittle, T. & Nyirati, C. (2011). Primary and Secondary Prevention of Poor Perinatal Outcomes Related to Pre-pregnancy Weight and Gestational Weight Gain in Appalachian Ohio. Ohio University Research and Creative Activity Expo, May 13, 2011. – Poster Presentation.

Kitts, H. & Nyirati, C. (2011). Primary and Secondary Prevention of Fatal Intimate Partner Violence in Older Couples. Ohio University Research and Creative Activity Expo, May 13, 2011. – Poster Presentation

Markley, S. & Nyirati, C. (2011). How Can the Family Nurse Practitioner Provide Primary Prevention of Melanoma in High Risk Families? Ohio University Research and Creative Activity Expo, May 13, 2011. – Poster Presentation

Wong Clark, E. & Nyirati, C. (2011). Primary Prevention of Low Birth Weight Related to Tobacco Use in Appalachian Ohio. Ohio University Research and Creative Activity Expo, May 13, 2011. – Poster Presentation

Barrows, A. & Nyirati, C. (2010). Adaptation of an evidence-based model for Family Nurse practitioner-mother-daughter communication about adolescent daughter sexual health. Ohio University Research and Creative Activity Expo, May 13, 2010. – Poster Presentation

Ewing. K. & Nyirati, C. (2010). Dating age and sexual debut among Appalachian Ohio youth. Ohio University Research and Creative Activity Expo, May 13, 2010. – Poster presentation

Jones, L. & Nyirati, C. (2010). Family nurse practitioner promotion of health routines in families with ADHD. Ohio University Research and Creative Activity Expo, May 13, 2010. – Poster

presentation

McLin, L., Denham, S. & Nyirati, C. (2010). Where is the Family in the family nurse practitioner program? – A research plan. Ohio University Research and Creative Activity Expo, May 13, 2010. – Poster Presentation

Gwinn, A. & Nyirati, C. (2009). Primary and secondary prevention of Intimate Partner Violence in Appalachian Ohio. 9th Annual Ohio University Research and Creative Activity Expo, Thursday, May 14, 2009 – Poster Presentation

Kiser, S & Nyirati, C. (2009). How cohabitation affects eating habits: A review of the literature. 9th Annual Ohio University Research and Creative Activity Expo, Thursday, May 14, 2009 – Poster Presentation

Presentations – Not Peer-Reviewed

Darda, D., Ferguson, D.,Nyirati, C., Richardson, B., Sutton, B., Taylor, M. (2013). Building a Healthier Yakima: Commentary on an Institute for Interprofessonal Health Education, Research and Practice by Mark Taylor. The Center for a New Washington. November 18, 2013.

Moronne, M, Holben, D. H. Nyirati, C.M., Meyer, D. (2013). Rural Health Research and Practice. Ohio University College of Health Sciences and Professions. Interprofessional Research Colloquium. February 20, 2013 .

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Recent Grants Received/Research Conducted

2013-2014. Txawaxt: Our Heritage, Our future: To build a foundation for improving health

outcomes for Native American Infants in the Yakima Valley. C. Nyirati, Consultant to Jessica Sutterlict. March of Dimes.

2012-2014. Application of an Evidence-Based Model of Smoking Cessation in Appalachian Pregnant Women: A Pilot of the “Save-A-Mom” Program in Meigs County, Ohio. C. Nyirati, Appalachian Rural Health Institute Scholars Grant $10,000.

2012-2014. A hermeneutic exploration of living with gestational diabetes in Appalachian Ohio. C. Nyirati OU-CHSP Research Incentives $8,000.

2012. Technology Augmented Team-Building in Interprofessional Health Science Graduate Education. J. McCarthy, C. Nyirati, A. Sergeev, N. Wadsworth, J. Chabot, B.A. Krause. A. (collaborators) OU-1804 Grant. $21,163.60.

2011-2012. U.S Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services

Administration (DHHS/HRSA) Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship C. Nyirati $29,976.00.

2011-2012. Risks for Low Birth Weight, Small Size for Gestational Age, Prematurity, and Infant Mortality in the Appalachian Ohio Population. Ohio Department of Health. C. Nyirati & A. Sergeev. With in-kind access to Vital Statistics.

2011. Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Regional Workgroup of Southeastern Ohio, Ohio Academy of Family Physicians, J. Hamel-Lambert with C. Nyirati. $9,505.00.

2011. Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Regional Workgroup of Southeastern Ohio, Ohio Academy of Family Physicians, J. Hamel-Lambert with C. Nyirati. $15,000.00.

2011. Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Regional Workgroup of Southeastern Ohio, Ohio Academy of Family Physicians, Hamel-Lambert with C. Nyirati. $30,000.00.

2010-2011. Family Nurse Practitioner Curriculum Survey. OU-HHS Research Incentives. C. Nyirati, H. Raffle, L. Ware. S. Denham, $5,000.

2010-2011. U.S Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration (DHHS/HRSA) Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship. C. Nyirati, $20,433.00

2009-2011. Undergraduate and Graduate Nursing Curricular Integration of Electronic Health Record and Clinical Tracking Software. OU-1804 Grant D. Henderson (PI), S. House M. Johnson, C. Leadingham M., Hamilton, & C. Nyirati. $22,500.

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PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Heritage University, Toppenish, WA

College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Nursing

Associate Professor, Director and Chair, 2013 – present

Ohio University, Athens, OH

School of Nursing, College of Health Sciences and Professions Family Nurse Practitioner Program Coordinator 2009-2013

The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

College of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine Clinical Faculty, 2001 – 2010

Family Nurse Practitioner, 2001 – 2010

College of Nursing, Department of Family and Community

Adjunct Faculty, Clinical Assistant Professor, 2001 – 2009

Assistant Professor, Clinical Midwifery and Family Nursing, 1996 – 2001 Family Nurse Practitioner Program Director 1999 – 2001

Graduate Research Associate, 1986 – 1991 Graduate Teaching Associate, 1985 – 1986

Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, OH

Department of Community Medicine, Obstetrics, Pediatrics

Family Nurse Practitioner, 1993 – 2000

The Columbus City Health Department Columbus, OH

Maternal and Child Health Perinatal Project

Family Nurse Practitioner, 1991 – 1993

Planned Parenthood, Cincinnati OH

Family Nurse Practitioner, 1985 – 1986

College of Mount St. Joseph, Cincinnati OH

Department of Nursing

Assistant Professor, Community, Maternal and Child Health, 1982 – 1985

Southern Ohio Health Services Network, Batavia, Ohio

Adolescent Primary Care and Pregnancy Project Family Nurse Practitioner, 1978 – 1982

Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton Ohio

Family Practice and Primary Care Center

Nurse Manager, 1974 – 1975

Good Samaritan Hospital, Cincinnati Ohio

Department of Family, Community & Maternity

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PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND SOCIETIES

1978 – present Sigma Theta Tau, National Honor Society for Nursing

1979 – 1981 Chair, 8th District Ohio Nurses Association Committee on Nursing Practice 1981 – 1982 Ohio Board of Nursing Ad Hoc Committee on Nursing Practice

2010 – 2011 Midwest Nursing Research Society

2010 – 2011 National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty 2011 – 2013 Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses 2011 – present International Family Nursing Association 2012 – present American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

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HONORS AND AWARDS

1977 – 1978 Professional Nurse Traineeship, PHS

1985 – 1988 The Ohio State University College of Nursing, Bremer Foundation Scholar 1989 – 1991 Professional Nurse Traineeship, PHS

1999 The Ohio State University College of Nursing Outstanding Clinical Teaching Award 2000 The Ohio State University President’s Appalachian Ohio “Roads” Scholar

2011 Ohio University College of Health Sciences and Professions Outstanding Teaching Award

2012 – 2013 Appalachian Rural Health Institute Scholar 2013 - Center for Native Health and Culture Affiliate

2013 Director’s Distinction Award, Ohio University LGBT Center – Outstanding Faculty Mentor

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COMMITTEES

Ohio University

2009 – 2013 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Faces of Pride

College of Health Sciences and Professions

2012 – 2013 Interprofessional Education Curriculum Committee 2012 – 2013 Interprofessional Clinical Practice Committee 2009 – 2012 Interprofessional Education Committee

2010 – 2011 Dean’s Faculty Advisory Committee – College of Health Sciences and Professions 2010 – 2011 Ad Hoc Committee on Clinical Education

2010 – 2011 Ad Hoc Committee on the Review of Promotion & Tenure Policies

School of Nursing

2009 – 2013 Graduate Nursing Curriculum Committee (Chair 2012-2013) 2012 Ad Hoc Committee for the School of Nursing Faculty Retreat 2010 – 2012 Annual Review Committee (Chair 2011-2012)

2010 – 2011 Group I Faculty Search Committee 2009 – 2011 Program Evaluation Committee 2009 – 2011 Strategic Planning Committee

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PROFESSIONAL SERVICE

2012 – 2013 President - Sigma Theta Tau International Lambda Omega Chapter 2013 – 2014 International Family Nursing Association Practice Committee 2009 – 2013 Athens Ohio Child and Family Health Services Consortium 2010 – 2012 Ohio Pregnancy Associated Mortality Review Team

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PROFESSIONAL LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Washington State Department of Health R.N. License RN60405920, current through September 25, 2014 Ohio Board of Nursing R.N. License 21122132, current through August 31, 2015

Ohio Board of Nursing NP Certificate of Authority NP03005, current through August 31, 2015 American Nurses Credentialing Center, American Nurses Association, Family Nurse Practitioner

Certificate 0249858, current through November 30, 2015

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